Ahmed Nuriye, Ph.D.

Ahmed Nuriye Headshot
Assistant Professor, Chemistry
Woodland, 226
Penn State Abington
0119 Sutherland Building
Abington, PA 19001

Teaching interests and courses taught at Penn State Abington

Organic Chemistry I - CHEM 210
Organic Chemistry II - CHEM 212
Laboratory in Organic Chemistry – CHEM 213
Experimental Chemistry I – CHEM 111 

Selected awards, grants, other honors

Dalalian Graduate Fellowship Award in Organic Chemistry, Penn State University
Dan H. Waugh Memorial Teaching Award, Penn State University
Rochester Section of the American Chemical Society Achievement Award, SUNY Brockport
Sigma Xi Award for Research in Chemistry, SUNY Brockport

I am interested in the development of novel methods for organic syntheses and in the synthesis and characterization of organic molecules to shed light on their structures and properties.

Feldman, K. S.; Nuriye, A. Y.; Li, J. Extending Pummerer Reaction Chemistry: Studies in the Palau’amine Synthesis Area, J. Org. Chem., 2011, 76, 5042–5060.

Feldman, K. S.; Nuriye, A. Y. Extending the Pummerer reaction: Application to the assembly of the pentacyclic core of dibromopalau’amine, Org. Lett., 2010, 12, 4532 – 4535.

Feldman, K. S.; Nuriye, A. Y. Extending the Pummerer reaction: Examination of the prospects for forming vicinal quaternary carbon centers, Tetrahedron Lett., 2009, 50, 1914 – 1916.

Nuriye, A.; Yennawar, H.; Cannon, K.; Tierney, J. Crystal structures of two thiazolidinone derivatives bearing a trichloromethyl substituent at the 2-position, Acta Crystallogr. E, 2018, 74, 1509-1512.

Ph D, Organic Chemistry, The Pennsylvania State University

BS, Chemistry, The State University of New York, College at Brockport